Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 3: births, premieres...

Thousands of anniversaries. In 2020, classical music and opera offer many opportunities for music lovers to commemorate composers, conductors, performers and operatic artists, to celebrate the first performances of essential works or the opening of emblematic concert halls. From January to December, there are 365 opportunities to revisit a repertoire, a recording or simply to explore 10 centuries of classical music. Something to satisfy all the inquiring minds.

September 3: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 3, there are no less than 71 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Eduard Habich (140th anniversary, Birth), Eduard van Beinum (120th anniversary, Birth), Kitty Carlisle (110th anniversary, Birth), Paul Hamburger (100th anniversary, Birth), Bogdan Paprocki (10th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.

All important anniversaries to commemorate a September 3

 

September 3

1996

Veniamin Basner, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Soviet and Russian composer

Death (age 71)

1987

1974

Harry <strong>Partch</strong> Harry Partch, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, American composer, music theorist, creator of musical instruments

Death (age 73)

Anja Kaesmacher, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (46th anniversary)

1969

1967

1965

Stefan Dohr, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, German musician

Birth (55th anniversary)

1964

Joseph <strong>Marx</strong> Joseph Marx, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Austrian composer, teacher and critic

Death (age 82)

1955

1954

1951

Leo Sheffield, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, British opera singer and actor

Death (age 77)

Johann Hindler, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Austrian musician

Birth (69th anniversary)

1944

František <strong>Drdla</strong> František Drdla, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Czech violinist and composer

Death (age 75)

1941

Kamillo Horn, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, poet, choir director, composer, pedagogue, harpist

Death (age 80)

1939

Rosa Ethofer, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, German opera singer (1877-1939)

Death (age 62)

Yoko Kawahara, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Japanese opera singer

Birth (81th anniversary)

1934

Xavier Darasse, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, French organist, composer, musicologist and music educator

Birth

1930

Elizabeth, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (90th anniversary)

1922

Salli Terri, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, North American singer and arranger

Birth

1920

Paul Hamburger, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, British musician

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1903

1871

Václav Emanuel Horák, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and organist

Death (age 71)

1855

1852

1822

Antonia Campi, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Polish singer and opera singer

Death (age 48)

1695

Pietro <strong>Locatelli</strong> Pietro Locatelli, Anniversaries (September 3), Classical music history, Italian Baroque composer and violinist

Birth

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